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US v. Pineda, No. 08-3012

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By FindLaw Staff on January 28, 2010 2:06 PM

Defendant's petition for rehearing the court of appeals' affirmance of his kidnapping conviction is denied where the prosecution presented, and the district court admitted over objection, evidence of crimes committed by a Colombian guerrilla group in which defendant played no role, but the admission of the evidence was harmless.

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Argued September 24, 2009

Decided January 26, 2010


Opinion by Judge Ginsburg

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